Category Archives: Photos

Scientist in the Classroom: Worcester YouthBuild students learn about thermal imaging

This summer, David Gebb, Senior Research Engineer at Saint-Gobain’s Research and Development Center in Northboro, visited students at the Worcester YouthBuild to demonstrate and discuss thermal imaging and the functions of infrared cameras. David talked about how the technology works … Continue reading

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2015 YOUTHBUILD WORCESTER – 1st Quarter Highlights

The New Year kicked off at YouthBuild Worcester with 42 students signing up for Mental Toughness in January 2015.  By the second Monday in February, 16 new students were selected to join this year’s group.  During Mental Toughness students had … Continue reading

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WE’RE BACKKKK!!!

Ok we never really left! But we’ve been SOOOO busy with ya know, building GREEN and all of that good stuff that we’ve been kind of slacking on our posts. We’ve learned and experienced so much over the last couple … Continue reading

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Updates from YouthBuild Worcester!

All 17 YouthBuild Worcester students participated in the annual TABE Test Day on April 16th with a collective class goal of achieving 20 grade increases in both reading and math scores.  At the end of the day, every student had … Continue reading

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Working for Worcester

Working for Worcester Working for Worcester is a student inspired and organized 501(c)3 social initiative that brings together college students, local businesses, non-profits, neighborhood groups, community and faith-based organizations, government agencies, and major corporations to promote stronger community wellness through … Continue reading

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Training Resources of America – Worcester YouthBuild, Class of 2014

This year’s Worcester YouthBuild started in January with 28 students competing for 17 slots in YouthBuild classroom. They all entered what is known as Mental Toughness (MT), three weeks of growing together as a family, and proving that we can … Continue reading

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Designing a Green Home

Yesterday YouthBuild Philly’s Advanced Construction and Green Build squads met with project partners at a design charrette for this year’s LEED-targeted renovations on Wingohocking St. in Nicetown. The Advanced Construction and Green Build students will be the primary groups working … Continue reading

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